first cold day--
steam rises
from the bread pudding

—Charles Rossiter

About the author: Charlie Rossiter, the host of, has been writing and publishing haiku and other poems for decades. His latest collection, Around the House, is just out from Pudding House Publications. His work has been featured on numerous state-wide public radio networks as well as NPR.


Responses to the haiku for 9 October 2002 by Charles Rossiter

    bob richardson (orgbob at webtv dot net)
    2003-11-07 06:58:13

    cold autumn morning
    early riser ...
    smoke from the chimney